Category: Coach Training
New Year, BIG Vision!
With the new year in full swing, how many of you are trying to wrap your head around the fact that it’s a new decade as well?! 2020 begs for the start of something new, different, and BIG! Could this be the year or decade where your vision becomes clearer and you actively walk into your calling?The new year always seems to start strong with big ambitions, but few take the time to document their vision or dream. Benjamin Franklin’s famous quote states this perfectly, “when you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.”
Recently, a prospective student asked me “What is the best question to ask coach training schools? And, if I were in her shoes, what would be my personal criteria for choosing the right coach training school to attend?” Well, that is a very tall order!
I’ve been in the coaching business for over 20 years and founded the Christian Coach Institute. There are so many changes happening in the field of professional coaching right now. which often changes what makes a good coach training school. Here are the 7 questions that I believe are critical for any potential student of coaching to ask.
“For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be.” – Psalm 139:13, 16 Read More ›
How to Become a Christian Life Coach – Our Training Approach
Training students how to become a Professional Life Coach is our focus at Christian Coach Institute. We use adult learning techniques to teach internationally-recognized coaching skills while using the Christian Coaching Model. Our coach training typically occurs in small groups over the telephone in a webinar-type classroom environment from a student’s home or other convenient location. Our Life Coach students interact with one another in an online ‘classroom,’ are assigned a buddy student for many assignments, and receive one-on-one coaching from one of our coaches on staff so they can experience a coach-client relationship. As a fully licensed IAC Coaching Masteries School, and ICF Approved Coach Training Program (72 ICF Hours), our comprehensive life coaching program prepares our students in coaching excellence. We are an approved ICF Coach Training School and our program exceeds the training hours’ required to become a certified coach with the ICF. Read More ›